Heunghae is a town, or eup in Buk-gu, Pohang, North Gyeongsang Province, South Korea. The township Uichang-myeon was upgraded to the town Uichang-eup in 1980, and it was renamed Heunghae-eup in 1983. Heunghae Town Office is located in Okseong-ri.

Heunghae

흥해
Town
Korean transcription(s)
 • Hangul흥해읍
 • Hanja興海邑
 • Revised RomanizationHeunghae-eup
 • McCune–ReischauerHŭnghae-ŭp
CountrySouth Korea
ProvinceNorth Gyeongsang
CityPohang
Non-autonomous DistrictBuk-gu
Administrative divisions30 beopjeongni, 58 hangjeongni and 379 ban
Area
 • Total105.3 km2 (40.7 sq mi)
Population
 (2015.5)
 • Total34,328
 • Density330/km2 (840/sq mi)
WebsiteHeunghae Town

CommunitiesEdit

Heunghae-eup is divided into 30 villages (ri).[1]

Hangul Hanja
Maesan-ri 매산리 梅山里
Buksong-ri 북송리 北松里
Masan-ri 마산리 馬山里
Okseong-ri 옥성리 玉城里
Yakseong-ri 약성리 藥城里
Hakseong-ri 학성리 學城里
Namseong-ri 남성리 南城里
Seongnae-ri 성내리 城內里
Jungseong-ri 중성리 中城里
Mangcheon-ri 망천리 望泉里
Namsong-ri 남송리 南松里
Gokgang-ri 곡강리 曲江里
Yonghan-ri 용한리 龍汗里
Umok-ri 우목리 牛目里
Jukcheon-ri 죽천리 竹川里
Yonggok-ri 용곡리 龍谷里
Yangbaek-ri 양백리 兩白里
Deokseong-ri 덕성리 德城里
Deokjang-ri 덕장리 德壯里
Yongjeon-ri 용전리 龍田里
Yongcheon-ri 용천리 龍泉里
Geumjang-ri 금장리 金壯里
Heungan-ri 흥안리 興安里
Chilpo-ri 칠포리 七浦里
Odo-ri 오도리 烏島里
Chogok-ri 초곡리 草谷里
Hakcheon-ri 학천리 鶴川里
Seonggok-ri 성곡리 城谷里
Iin-ri 이인리 里仁里
Daeryeon-ri 대련리 大蓮里

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Villages of Heunghae". Pohang City. Archived from the original on 20 June 2015. Retrieved 20 June 2015.

External linksEdit

Coordinates: 36°07′N 129°21′E / 36.117°N 129.350°E / 36.117; 129.350